First baby born by CCTV|
By Sophie Westnedge on 24/04/2012 in Fertility news
IVF baby has been born using embryo video monitor
been installed by Care, the UK's biggest provider of fertility serives, in its Manchester clinic. The clinic claims it has boosted the pregnancy success rate among IVF patients by 44%, and another 74 women are pregnant thanks to the video monitor. So
Fetal development - week 40|
By ThinkBaby on 19/05/2005 in 0-41 weeks
The waiting game
temperature out of the womb.Her nails are probably quite long and will probably need trimming shortly after birth and she may even have scratched herself in the womb. The fine lanugo that protected her body in the womb will have largely disappeared.When born
10% of new dads suffer postnatal depression|
By Kimberley Smith on 19/05/2010 in Pregnancy for dads-to-be
While 1 in 10 men suffer PND they are ‘often missed’, finds survey
in after 3 to 6 months following birth.Triggers like lack of sleep, new responsibilities and supporting a partner suffering from PND have all been suggested.“New parents can be faced with sleep deprivation, changes in lifestyle, changes
Why getting pregnant by May will give your baby a great start|
By Kimberley Smith on 17/01/2012 in Trying to get pregnant
Baby boom expected in Asia as couples try to have a baby born in the Chinese Year of the Dragon
because the dragon is the only mythical creature of the 12.In mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Singapore, hospitals are all gearing up for at least a 5% increase in their birth rate this year. That’s good news for Singapore, which will get a break
C-sections. What the new rules mean for you!|
By Daniella Delaney on 01/02/2012 in TB blog
This and more in the new issue of Practical Parenting & Pregnancy magazine. On sale today!
free Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway set worth £35 could be yours.And that's not all. Learn why blind dates will help your unborn baby and discover what other mums rate as the six best buggies suitable from birth.Plus discover how to avoid having a
Good Birth Getaway|
By Laura Lee Davies on 17/05/2006 in Your pregnancy
If you've got a bit of cash to splash, why not do some ante-natal classes in style with www.goodbirthgetaway.co.uk!
, check out the Good Birth Getaway website for luxury romantic weekend breaks which incorporate ante-natal classes from experts, and tailor-made spa treatments.It's such a simple idea it's amazing no-one has thought of them before, though they're not cheap
Don't cut the umbilical cord straight away, says doctor|
By Marina Nelson on 11/11/2010 in Labour & birth
Retired obstetrician says midwifes should wait a few minutes before cutting the cord after birth
in Britain and many healthcare professionals are reluctant to change their practice,” said Dr David in the British Medical Journal.The immediate clamping rate varies across Europe. In Denmark it’s 17% compared to 75% in Britain and 90% in France. Appealing
NHS Choices information service|
By Monica Stylli on 16/07/2007 in Your newborn - the essentials
Get personalised health information on your pregnancy from this new NHS website.
to you and your developing baby at every stage over the next 40 weeks. You can get help deciding on what birth options would best suit your needs. If you choose to have your baby in hospital you can view ratings on hospital waiting times, cleanliness
Baby on a Budget Week!|
By Laura Lee Davies on 20/01/2007 in News
We hope you've found it useful and we'd love to hear some of your own ideas about cutting costs but keep parenthood special.
.We'll be looking at good, stylish bargains to be had in the shops, starting with Buggies under £50 and following up with pushchairs that are suitable from birth for less than £100. There's one that even comes in under £60 - quite a saving compared to the £300-plus
Hi-Baby: Buying & renting fetal dopplers|
By ThinkBaby on 31/07/2006 in Scans, tests and classes
Hi-Baby are a leading supplier of prenatal products which are designed to make your pregnancy an exciting, informed and comfortable experience.
but the Sound Doppler will enable you to hear the baby’s heart beat only, the LCD Doppler with give you a reading of the heart rate on an LCD screen as well as enable you to hear the heartbeat. Hi-Baby offer a range of high quality Fetal Dopplers for rent